Electric Santon belt water heater

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Electric Santon belt water heater, about 1950..Photographed 3/4 view on a white background.
Science Museum Group Collection
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Electric Santon belt water heater, about 1950. Metallic belt, semi-rigid, with chrome trim and electrical connections. Desgined for domestic water crater tanks. Patented in 1926, granted in 1928.

Manufacturer unknown


Domestic Appliances
Object Number:
belt water heater
Gift of Mr R P Knight c/o Mr B J South

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